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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220764
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:29-MAY-1965
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-28B
Owner/operator: Force Aérienne Congolaise
Registration: FA-111
MSN: 200-182
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NW of Paulis -   Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Paulis
Destination airport:Paulis
Narrative:
Abandoned in mid air after running out of fuel after a combat mission.
pilot parachuted to safety and had to walk a week through the bush to reach his base.

Sources:

Air Britain T-28 part3
fliphtml5.com/npgh/joed


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2019 13:37 cobar Added

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